Monthly Archives: January 2018

WE ARE AMBASSADORS

Christians are referred to in many different ways in the New Testament.  Jesus emphasized to the apostles that they were not to be called by titles such as a rabbi, Master or teacher since he was their rabbi, master, and … Continue reading

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PREPARING YOUR MIND

“Get ready, get set, go.”  It had been a long time since I had used that message with anyone until our great-granddaughter, Zola was at our house and wanted to show how she could run really fast.  So she wanted … Continue reading

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WHEN JESUS DOESN’T FIT

You and I have a mental image of Jesus and what he is like in different situations.  That visual may be based on what we have read in Scripture about Jesus, or it may be based on what we have … Continue reading

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BEWARE THEIR LEAVEN

In reading the gospel accounts of Jesus and his work among the disciples, I often try to picture myself in the boat with Him and the twelve.  Try putting yourself into this scene recorded in Mark 8:14-21.  Jesus had traveled … Continue reading

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WHEN A FRIEND WAS ARRESTED

Have you ever gotten one of those phone calls, probably late at night, to say that a close friend has been arrested?  It may be another friend of both of you that calls, or it may be the wife, husband … Continue reading

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